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    And it's mostly about identity.  They lose on so many issues, but they manage to tie white ethnonationalist identity to their party, and that's what makes them so dangerous.

    And the numbers of people who deny climate change or evolution actually seem to be increasing.  I agree that this is a positive diary and much of it is true - but the right wing is based on manipulating fear, especially fear of minority status, to coalesce and keep themselves going.  That is very dangerous.

    “If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.” Charles Darwin

    by ivorybill on Mon Apr 14, 2014 at 12:59:12 PM PDT

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